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The holiday season is busy for so many reasons! You are trying to find the perfect gift, you are scheduling weekend plans, and you also want to spend some quality time with your loved ones who are living in skilled

Adaptive Clothing can make a huge impact in the quality of life of the family caregiver, the professional health care provider and those they care for. There is a vast need for dressing solutions from post operative to daily senior dressing challenges. Adaptive Clothing

In the first article of this series, we laid out some great options for nursing home apparel for men.  Now, let’s take a look at some essentials for women residing in skilled nursing facilities. When circumstances arise that make dressing a

Silvert’s has been working with nursing homes and long-term care facilities since we started developing adaptive clothing.  We have collaborated with various healthcare professionals and caregivers to develop and refine our products to make dressing less of a challenge.  This

Adaptive open side pants are must-haves for people with arthritis or lowered dexterity. As an independent dresser, it is less of a struggle to handle fasteners specially designed for ease of use. It is also much easier to get in

How are Silvert's Hospital Gowns different? No Pressure Points – Patients do not lay or rest on closures. You and your loved one can rest easy knowing the snaps are placed on the shoulders of the wearer. This way whether

Morning routines with a senior can be cumbersome. If you have a mom or dad that needs help getting dressed and completing the morning routine, adaptive clothing is a great asset to add to your morning routine. Cut you time

Arthritis or degenerative joint disease can range from many different symptoms that all lead down to a few main stereotypes. This is general stiffness, limited range in motion and pain when moving in the joints. Arthritis pain is hard to

Paralysis, lowered mobility, and other physical challenges make it difficult for older adults to get in and out of their clothes. At Silvert’s, we believe getting seniors dressed should be the least of a caregiver’s struggles. That’s why people all

Those who suffer from arthritis are used to joint pain.  It is the most common symptom in nearly all forms of the disease.  The pain individuals experience from arthritis is caused by inflammation around the joint.  Over 52 million adults